Everybody knows that Jeremy Clarkson, James May and Richard Hammond were reunited under Amazon umbrella. They have launched The Grand Tour show and everybody was keen to watch their adventures. But nobody expected this.
According to the guys from MUSO, o global technology company providing anti-piracy info, the first episode of The Grand Tour was downloaded more than 7.9 million times via torrent websites. The second episode dropped to 6.4 million downloads while the third episode was seen by 4.6 million.
With a total of 18.9 million downloads the show has become the most pirated TV Show ever managing to outcome the Game of Thrones.
"It is the most illegally downloaded program ever. It is off the scale in terms of volume. It has overtaken every big show, including Game of Thrones, for the totals across different platforms", said MUSO’s chief commercial officer, Chris Elkins.